Campaign: Making Government Operations More Open

Make It Safe for Govt. Workers to Innovate to Save Money

Federal departments can only become more Transparent, Participatory, and Collaborative with outsiders (citizens) unless those same things are adopted INTERNALLY. Those qualities can only show up on the *outside* if they are valued on the *inside*. However, federal departments do NOT have the internal openness that makes it *safe* for their employees (and those of contractors) to suggest ways to make their organizations ...more »

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Campaign: Training and Development

Training

Business, government and employees can work together during these tough times. This idea has been promoted in Ireland where unemployment has reached 11%. The Government wants to cut benefits and people are outraged since they are NOT responsible for the crisis. This is the suggestion: 1) Have business maintain employees for 2 days/week ... pay them and they work. 2) Government covers 3 days/week while employees get ...more »

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Campaign: Public-Private Partnerships

Public/Private partnership

This term has been used to mean partnership funding, ownership and running of .... However, what is really important now is to change the meaning of that term. We now have to have business, government and employees working together. There has been too much emphasis on the 'business of business is business' and workers should receive less health and retirement benefits as well as loss of income and degraded working conditions ...more »

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